March 03, 2015

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Citi Announces $100 Billion, 10-Year Commitment to Finance Sustainable Growth

Posted: Feb 20, 2015 – 03:55 PM EST

NEW YORK, Feb. 20 /CSRwire/ - On Wednesday, Citi announced a landmark commitment to lend, invest and facilitate a total of $100 billion within the next 10 years to finance activities that reduce the impacts of climate change and create environmental solutions that...

Sealed Air Named Fortune's Most Admired For Second Consecutive Year

Posted: Feb 20, 2015 – 03:37 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 20 /CSRwire/ - Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE: SEE) announced today that for the second consecutive year in a row it has earned top honors as the most admired company in its industry, according to Fortune Magazines annual survey. The annual...

Intel, GE, & Corning Investors: A Moral Appeal

Posted: Feb 19, 2015 – 01:00 PM EST

CAPITOL HILL, WASHINGTON, Feb. 19 /CSRwire/ - A moral appeal has been issued to investors in three leading American companies doing business in Palestine-IsraelIntel, GE and Corning urging them to vote their 2015 proxy for the Holy Land Principles resolutions. The three Annual...

Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. Releases 2014 Sustainability Report, “Beyond The Cup”

Posted: Feb 19, 2015 – 12:10 PM EST

WATERBURY, V.T., Feb. 19 /CSRwire/ - Today Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. (Keurig) (NASDAQ: GMCR), a leader in specialty coffee, coffee makers, teas, and other beverages, launched its tenth annual Sustainability Report. The report focuses on Keurigs efforts to strengthen its global corporate citizenship...

Pharmaceutical Industry Makes Progress in Cutting-Edge R&D for Neglected Disease

Posted: Feb 19, 2015 – 12:01 AM EST

- Report shows 13% annual increase of pharmaceutical R&D projects to develop treatments to eliminate and control neglected diseases. In 2014, 186 projects were underway. - 38 vaccines and treatments currently undergo clinical trials, 10 of which are in final stages. Projects include...

Holy Land Principles Gain Momentum

Posted: Feb 18, 2015 – 03:00 PM EST

CAPITOL HILL, WASHINGTON, Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - The recent ruling by the SEC has put wind in the sails of the good ship, Holy Land Principles. That ruling stopped three major companies Intel, GE and Corning from excluding Holy Land Principles resolutions from...

Sustainable Brands Seeks Entrepreneurs for Startup Business Competition

Posted: Feb 18, 2015 – 09:00 AM EST

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - Sustainable Brands recently opened submissions for its internationally recognized startup business competition Sustainable Brands Innovation Open (SBIO). Presented and sponsored by Target, the competition culminates at SB15 San Diego, June 1-4, with venture finalists presenting their...

Anti-Human Trafficking Activists in North America Are Binding Together to Fight Modern Day Slavery and Sexual Violence

Posted: Feb 18, 2015 – 07:59 AM EST

TORONTO, Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) - Human trafficking and modern day slavery, a crime that goes unseen in most cases has gained recent attention from several human rights activists, political figures as U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry and celebrities as...

Cognizant 'Making the Future' Initiative Awards 34 STEM Grants to Youth Programs

Posted: Feb 18, 2015 – 06:00 AM EST

TEANECK, N.J., Feb. 18 /CSRwire/ - Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) today announced it is awarding 34 grants to after-school, in-school, and summer programs at 54 sites across the U.S. through its Making the Future education initiative. Designed to inspire interest in STEM (science, technology,...

Wind Power to Debut on GM’s Renewable Energy Roster

Posted: Feb 17, 2015 – 03:19 PM EST

DETROIT, Feb. 17 /CSRwire/ - General Motors for the first time is procuring wind to power its manufacturing operations, enabling one of its Mexico facilities electricity needs to be run mostly on renewable energy. This addition of 34 megawatts of wind power allows...

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